Norwalk Catalog Arrives

Yesterday I received my photocopied reprint of the 1890 Norwalk catalogue compliments of the Antique Doorknob Collectors of America.  On page 197, I came across our bronze lock plate!  And, thus was able to confirm that the aged number 6843 on the back was read correctly, and was in fact the style number for that item.  What’s interesting was this particular design was found across a wide range of items, from knobs to doorbells, drawer pulls, etc.; anything that was bronze – or iron – hardware. Continue reading “Norwalk Catalog Arrives”